nother

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old English nōhwæþer. Compare neither, nauther.

Pronoun[edit]

nother

  1. (obsolete outside Britain and Caribbean dialects) Neither.

Adjective[edit]

nother ‎(not comparable)

  1. (obsolete outside Britain and Caribbean dialects) Neither.

Adverb[edit]

nother ‎(not comparable)

  1. (obsolete) Nor.

Etymology 2[edit]

Variant of an other, another, influenced by re-analysis as a nother.

Pronoun[edit]

nother

  1. (obsolete) Another.

Adjective[edit]

nother ‎(not comparable)

  1. (largely obsolete outside the US phrase a whole nother) Different, other.
    • 2009 October 1, Automotive Editors, “Long-Term Test Cars”, Poplar Mechanics, accessed on 2012-03-14:
      Executing it all well, with the feel, look and operation of a real luxury car, is a whole nother ball of wax.
    • 2015, LT Wolf, The World King, fiction, ISBN 978-1-312-37454-6:
      He has said elfsheen four nother ways — elfsheen, elfshine, elfshone, elfshyne.

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